First Lines #1

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Hi everyone and welcome to a new series on my blog where we look at the first sentence of different books! I love doing this. A first sentence can really capture your interest and imagination. So let's take a look at some first lines!

The Spotters swept into the alleyway like sinister shadows that had left their hosts behind to go hunting.



Maddy gnawed the bone in her hand and stared moodily into the dancing flames of their campfire.



Freddy Fox loved to have fun and go on new adventures.



Andrew Milligan was running.



No one noticed the pattern yet, but accidents in the Indian Ocean were becoming common for the U.S. Navy.

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Danielle Thayer had the best job in the world.




In a proper story, there would be an avenging prince, sword in hand, fighting for justice. Instead, Evendar got him.



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Hew picked up his pitchfork, ready to do battle against the evil knights and their steeds.



There was nothing but the sound of wings flapping against the grey-blanketed sky and a chilling caw as the troops waited for a signal.

Female-led adult dark fantasy, Blood, Fire, & Death is currently in edits. Follow the writer, Maria on Twitter for updates!

Are you intrigued by any of these first lines? Will you be picking up any of these reads?

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Josh de Lioncourt- check out his fantasy books!
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Kimberly Greer- check out her romance book
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Dorian J. Sinnott- check out his horror books and short story and poetry collections
R. G. Roberts- check out her sci-fi books and fantasy Kindle Vella
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MJ Hutto- check out her fantasy books
Tim Ruel- check out his sci-fi book and author website
Erik S. Meyers- check out his historical fiction book and author website
Melissa Stone- check out her YA urban fantasy series and adult fantasy series
Jon Herrera- check out his middlegrade fantasy series
Izzy Matias- check out her YA contemporary book and one of her blog posts
Adam Peter Johnson- check out his sci-fi dystopian book
Phannie- check out her blog and follow her on Twitter
O. J. BarrĂ©- check out her fantasy books- The Awen Trilogy and The Druids of Marduk
Barry Ryerson- check out his middlegrade fantasy book
Rebecca Rose- check out her family saga book 1 and book 2
Mellie Miller- paranormal romance writer, check out her author page and website
Maria Blackrane- follow her on Twitter for updates on her upcoming dark adult fantasy
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